10 Apr, 2020

Equine Digital Pulses – How to find them (with photos)

We shared a post on our Facebook page which was shared widely and so here are details again if you missed them. Many thanks for creating this content. All information is directly copied from their page without amendment. Equine Digital Pulses Hoof Anatomy and Leg Structure Checking equine digital pulses is an important horse management […]

26 Mar, 2020

Spring Laminitis Alert

We’re repeating good advice published by Nantwich Equine Vets last spring. Spring is here and so is the grass!!! Remember the laminitis risks… strip grazing with electric fencing is a great idea…. but take rugs into consideration with this idea ; ) (E.J. Westwood. On behalf of NVG).

28 May, 2019

Being Claudia Howard..

Equine Physiotherapist and BHS Qualified Instructor @ Howards Hooves and Hounds At a year old, I was put on a donkey at Hampstead Heath for a photo and it was there that my obsession with horses began. As soon as I was able, I started helping out at my local riding school and learning to […]

25 Apr, 2019

Communicating with the Local Horse Help Community

Could you be communicating more effectively? Local Horse Help has a growing community of equine owning and riding individuals. If you are an equine based business these could be your target audience. Visitor numbers to the Local Horse Help website are increasing steadily each month. As our information resources grow, more people find and use […]

3 Jan, 2019

Get a Flying Start to the Year

What’s the best strategy for getting your new year off to a flying start? Many of us like a list – things to do or milestones to achieve.. Here’s a list to get you thinking about yours: Decide on one thing you absolutely want to achieve. Write it down. Tell people so they can encourage […]

1 Nov, 2018

Top Tips for a Safe Fireworks Season

There is a lot of great advice around to help you manage the firework season safely. Here are our top tips: Stable your horse if possible. Keep the yard securely closed in case any horses get loose. Have constant background noise that the horse is used to running all through the night: music, radio, an […]

23 Oct, 2018

Pumpkin Perfection for Ponies

We’ve found some great ideas to treat your herd this halloween – thanks to 3 PUMPKIN HORSE TREAT RECIPES THAT YOUR HORSE WILL LOVE With all the tasty pumpkin treats for people at this time of year (#PSL!!!), I find myself asking if there is a way for my horses to enjoy this scrumptious […]